Go ahead - hit that snooze button. This Monday, it's OK.
City and county officials met Tuesday to discuss the Transportation Investment Act of 2010, a house bill that would mean a new one percent Georgia sales tax.
Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III took over the top command in Iraq Wednesday in a change-of-command ceremony held at the al Faw Palace in Baghdad. Gen. Raymond T. Odierno handed the reins of the command to Austin before such prominent guests as Vice President Joe Biden, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey, 3rd Infantry Division Commander Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo and Iraqi security leaders.
Members of the Liberty County Board of Education gathered for a called meeting Wednesday and, following an executive session, voted to move Bradwell Institute Principal Dr. Vicki Albritton to a curriculum-centered position at the school system's central office.
Here are some of the issues that area residents are discussing. The statements were phoned in anonymously, so the Courier does not vouch for their veracity, nor do we know what motivated the callers:
This week, I was pleasantly surprised at the movie theater. You're going to want to watch this film, "Takers." I never expected it to be so good.
Hinesville's Liberty Cinemas will show "The Expendables" (R at 1:20 p.m., 4:30 p.m. 7:25 p.m., 9:55 p.m.), "Going the Distance" (R at 1:40 p.m., 4:25 p.m., 7:20 p.m., 10 p.m.), "Takers" (PG13 at 1:25 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.), "The American" (R at 1:20 a.m., 4:20 p.m.,7:05 p.m., 9:35 p.m.) "The Last Exorcism" (PG13 at 12:45 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 7 ...
Twelve soldiers were investigated for allegedly stealing military equipment from Fort Stewart. Some of the soldiers have been charged and are awaiting trial and one was court-martialed late last year.
Fifty-one soldiers from the First Battalion, 169th Aviation Regiment, Georgia Army National Guard, will redeploy to Hunter Army Airfield this evening. The unit's welcome home ceremony will be at 7 p.m. in a hanger on the airfield.
U.S. Rep. Jack Kinston, R-Ga., introduced a bill late last month that would allow active duty service members to drink beer and wine at establishments on military posts where alcohol is distributed for immediate consumption. Kingston and Rep. Gene Taylor, D-Miss., co-sponsored the bill just before Congress recessed.
A downtown Hinesville business recently announced a name change. The Gold Mender Jewelers officially will become Thomas Hill Jewelers, effective mid-September.
SAVANNAH - The Georgia Ports Authority welcomed the largest vessel ever to call on the Port of Savannah last week when the 8,500-TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) M/V CMA CGM Figaro docked at the Garden City Terminal.
Liberty County Sheriff Polly Martin had to take medical leave from her Peace Officer Training Course when she was diagnosed with bursitis two weeks after classes began.
A 3rd Infantry Division soldier was found dead on Fort Stewart Tuesday.
Only a few people know what a "GBU-43/B" is. A bunch more will figure it out if we use the official designation: "Massive Ordnance ...
This Sunday my dad turns 80. To be honest, it is a bit surreal for me to say that.
Bryan County High School has a new football coach for the second time in two months.
Women of the American Revolution will be presented from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Fort Morris State Historic Site.
"Unforgettable" could best be described as a "Fatal Attraction" wannabe and for the most part, that description fits.
Sunday, the Liberty County Coastal Warriors travel baseball team spent the day in Savannah with the Savannah State Tigers baseball team.
According to Walthourville Police Chief Bernie Quarterman, Larry Thompson has been located. Quarterman said Thompson was detained at a local service station at the intersection ...
The first round of voting in the 6th Congressional District special election was a giant exercise in sorting.
Every year around Earth Day (April 22), people everywhere are harshly reminded just how "unnatural" environmentalists consider humans. Humans, they argue, are against nature, and ...
The Liberty County Board of Education voted Thursday to accept the recommendation of a tribunal panel and is firing former Liberty County Chief Financial Officer ...
Four teams from the Southeast Cheer dance studio, which is based in Ludowici, recently competed in the Diamond Cheer and Dance Championships in Tallahassee, Fla.
Caring for others should not be unusual for the child of God.
There is a saying that the two things you don't want to see made are law and sausage. Sometimes, they are hard to tell ...
Recently the Long County Board of Commissioners named Brandon McManus as the new recreation department director.
(FORT STEWART, Ga.) - The Department of the Army announced today the summer 2017 deployment of approximately 200 soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters, stationed ...